Cable Vet Amos Smith, a former Time Warner Cable chief financial officer, has joined Layer3 TV as chief financial officer. Smith brings to the next generation company extensive operational experience in the cable industry. He will lead business operations and fundraising for Layer3 TV.
The team here at Layer3 TV is thrilled to welcome Amos and his 20 plus years of industry knowledge to our company,” said Layer3 TV CEO Jeff Binder. “Amos has been instrumental in the growth and development of cable operations, including the selling of TWC to Charter. We will lean on Amos as Layer3 continues to work with investors and grow into new markets.”“My entire career has been inside big organizations and it’s thrilling to join a company in the midst of the growth stage,” said Smith. “I have admired for a few years the team and technology Layer3 TV have built and look forward to merging my institutional knowledge with the ‘startup’ mentality.
Most recently Smith held the position of GVP Technical Operations, Care & Payment Services at Time Warner Cable. Prior to this role, Smith served as Time Warner Cable’s Residential SVP and CFO, where led the company’s Residential Business efforts. Smith spent 14 years at Time Warner Cable, beginning in 2002 as Vice President of Finance for National Division.
Prior to joining Time Warner Cable, Smith spent seven years at AT&T, where he held financial positions from Analyst to Executive Director of Finance. Before launching his career in finance, Smith designed flood control facilities as a registered professional civil engineer. Smith holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Colorado and an M.B.A. with an emphasis in Finance from the University of Kansas.
Smith, who reports to Layer3 TV CEO Jeff Binder, will be based in the company’s Denver headquarters.
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About Layer3 TV
Layer3 TV, Inc. is The New Cable®. Layer3 TV offers customers a revolutionary, intuitive interface that seamlessly integrates the best of cable TV, premium channels, streaming online video content, social media, and smart home devices. Founded in 2013, the company is backed by highly respected players in entertainment and private equity including Evolution Media (whose shareholders include TPG Growth, Creative Artists Agency, and Jeff Skoll/Participant Media), Paulson and Company, Inc., Altice, and North Bridge Venture Partners. To learn more follow Layer3 TV on Twitter and Facebook or visit layer3tv.com.